Workshop November 2020

Online Workshop, 10th, 11th, 18th and 19th November 2020
Chaired by Dr Elisabeth Gallas and Dr Daniel Wildmann

 

Programme

 

Session 1

Opening Remarks

Annika Funke: Organisationsformen ländlicher Judensiedlungen zwischen Zentralität und Dispersion. Ein Vergleich regionaler Netzwerke im Elsass und in der Wetterau im ausgehenden Mittelalter

Moshe David Chechnik: An Intellectual Biography of Meir of Rothenburg

 

Session 2

Zwi Kunshtat: Yeshivot and their Students in Moravia, 1650-1726: A Window to Early Modern Learning Culture

Philip Keisman: Hebrew Language Reading Communities in Central Europe, 1845-1870

Sarah Violet Zager: I will sing of love and justice: Jewish Responses to the Theological Roots of Contemporary Virtue Ethics

 

Session 3

Evan Parks: Missed Encounter: Paul Celan at the Edge of Philosophy

Ohad Kohn: Paul Celan and the Verjudung of Poetry

Nitzan Chelouche: The German origins of Hebrew typography in the 20th century: Rafael Frank and Henri Friedlaender

 

Session 4

Pragya Kaul: Refugees in Empire: Jewish Refugees in British India

Philip Emanuel Bockelmann: Demokratisches Denken in der frühen Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Der Staats- und Verwaltungsrechtler Walter Jellinek

Closing Remarks, Feedback

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